Other Public Hunting Areas

California Bird Hunting

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service offers public hunting on other national wildlife refuges including:

  • Lower Klamath and Tule Lake National Wildlife Refuges
    In Siskiyou and Modoc counties; contact Tule Lake Refuge headquarters, located seven miles west of the town of Tulelake, Route 1, Box 74, Tulelake, CA 96134, (530) 667-2231.
  • Humboldt Bay National Wildlife Refuge
    Contact P.O. Box 576, Loleta, CA 95551, (707) 733-5406
  • Modoc National Wildlife Refuge
    Located two miles southeast of Alturas; contact refuge headquarters, P.O. Box 1610, Alturas, CA 96101, (530) 233-3572
  • San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge Complex
    Contact 1 Marshlands Road, Fremont, CA 94555
  • Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge
    1624 Hood-Franklin Road, Elk Grove, CA 95757, (916) 775-4421
  • Havasu National Wildlife Refuge
    317 Mesquite Avenue, Needles CA 92363-2649
  • Cibola National Wildlife Refuge
    Contact P.O. Box AP, Blythe, CA 92225
  • Imperial National Wildlife Refuge
    Contact P.O. Box 2217, Martinez Lake, AZ 85364

For additional information about National Wildlife Refuges, please go to:


The CA Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) allows hunting at the following sites:

  • San Luis Project Reservoirs in Merced County located about 13 miles west of Los Banos. Contact DPR, P.O. Box 991, Los Banos, CA 93635.
  • Picacho State Recreation Area located along the Colorado River in Imperial County about 20 miles north of Winterhaven; contact P.O. Box 1207, Winterhaven, CA 92283.